The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 18.44% 18.52% 11.97%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 41.18% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 16
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 85 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 61.45% 44.97% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 75 122
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Colchester region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Colchester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Colchester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 63 (61.17%) .NET
2 58 (56.31%) C#
3 57 (55.34%) SQL Server
3 57 (55.34%) MS Excel
4 45 (43.69%) Web Development
5 41 (39.81%) HTML
5 41 (39.81%) User Experience
6 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
6 40 (38.83%) SQL
7 35 (33.98%) CSS
8 33 (32.04%) MySQL
8 33 (32.04%) Oracle
9 32 (31.07%) jQuery
10 31 (30.10%) VB.NET
11 30 (29.13%) Project Management
12 29 (28.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (28.16%) Relational Database
13 27 (26.21%) Windows
14 22 (21.36%) MS Office
15 20 (19.42%) Degree
16 18 (17.48%) MVC
17 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (16.50%) Office 365
18 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
19 15 (14.56%) Visual Studio
19 15 (14.56%) Windows 7
20 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
21 13 (12.62%) WCF
21 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.68%) Umbraco
3 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.91%) JBoss
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.97%) Documentum
7 1 (0.97%) IIS
7 1 (0.97%) Node.js
7 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (55.34%) MS Excel
2 22 (21.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.97%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) Skype
3 5 (4.85%) SAN
3 5 (4.85%) VoIP
4 4 (3.88%) DNS
4 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.88%) VPN
5 3 (2.91%) DHCP
6 2 (1.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.97%) FTP
7 1 (0.97%) IMAP
7 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.97%) LAN
7 1 (0.97%) NAS
7 1 (0.97%) POP3
7 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.97%) VLAN
7 1 (0.97%) WAN
7 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (55.34%) SQL Server
2 33 (32.04%) MySQL
3 29 (28.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (14.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.94%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Moq
5 1 (0.97%) MSTest
5 1 (0.97%) NUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (53.40%) Developer
2 43 (41.75%) Web Developer
3 41 (39.81%) .NET Developer
3 41 (39.81%) C# Developer
4 39 (37.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (31.07%) .NET Web Developer
5 32 (31.07%) C# Web Developer
6 15 (14.56%) IT Support
7 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.77%) HTML Developer
9 8 (7.77%) IT Manager
9 8 (7.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior SQL Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.17%) .NET
2 41 (39.81%) HTML
3 35 (33.98%) CSS
4 32 (31.07%) jQuery
5 13 (12.62%) WCF
6 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.91%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.91%) SOAP
7 3 (2.91%) Web Services
7 3 (2.91%) WPF
8 2 (1.94%) OpenCL
8 2 (1.94%) RESTful
9 1 (0.97%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (0.97%) Ninject
9 1 (0.97%) REST
9 1 (0.97%) Spring.NET
9 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.81%) User Experience
2 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.71%) Mathematics
4 10 (9.71%) Statistics
5 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.88%) Physics
6 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) CUDA
6 2 (1.94%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Windows
2 15 (14.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.77%) Linux
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Web Development
2 30 (29.13%) Project Management
3 18 (17.48%) MVC
4 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.68%) Data Analysis
5 11 (10.68%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.77%) ITIL
7 8 (7.77%) Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.77%) SDLC
8 7 (6.80%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Benchmarking
10 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.88%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (3.88%) Open Source
11 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.88%) Service Management
12 3 (2.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) C#
2 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
2 40 (38.83%) SQL
3 31 (30.10%) VB.NET
4 10 (9.71%) C++
5 6 (5.83%) C
5 6 (5.83%) Python
6 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.88%) Embedded C
7 4 (3.88%) Embedded C++
7 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) Java
9 2 (1.94%) XAML
10 1 (0.97%) ABAP
10 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Degree
2 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.74%) MCSA
4 7 (6.80%) MCP
5 6 (5.83%) MCSE
6 4 (3.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.91%) XenApp
5 2 (1.94%) Firmware
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.97%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) SCCM
1 3 (2.91%) SCOM
1 3 (2.91%) WSUS
2 1 (0.97%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 33 (32.04%) Oracle
2 11 (10.68%) VMware
3 8 (7.77%) Citrix
4 5 (4.85%) Veeam
5 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
6 3 (2.91%) Apple
7 2 (1.94%) HP
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) Avaya
8 1 (0.97%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.97%) Draytek
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.97%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.97%) Nokia
8 1 (0.97%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.97%) Sage
8 1 (0.97%) Symantec
8 1 (0.97%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.97%) Trend Micro
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago